Christina Schwartz - The Edge of the Earth

Friday, April 19, 2013 - 7:00pm
From Christina Schwarz, the author of Drowning Ruth, comes a haunting, atmospheric novel set at the closing of the frontier about a young wife who moves to a far-flung and forbidding lighthouse where she uncovers a life-changing secret. Gorgeously detailed, swiftly paced, and anchored in the lush geography of the remote and eternally mesmerizing Big Sur, The Edge of the Earth ($25.00) is a magical and moving story of secrets and self-transformation, ruses and rebirths, masterfully told by a celebrated and accomplished author.

Christina Schwarz is the author of three previous novels, including Oprah Book Club pick Drowning Ruth.  Born and raised in rural Wisconsin, she lives in South Pasadena, California.

51 Tamal Vista Blvd
94925 Corte Madera
ISBN: 9781451683677
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Atria Books - April 2nd, 2013

In 1898, a woman forsakes the comfort of home and family for a love that takes her to a remote lighthouse on the wild coast of California. What she finds at the edge of the earth, hidden between the sea and the fog, will change her life irrevocably.